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Right now I am covered by a working persons health insurance policy and don't have to take Medicare until I lose 'working persons' coverage. I also have my own FEHB BC/BS which is my secondary (because I am not working). If/when, I lose the 'working…Continue
Two questions: 1) Has anybody here not felt well on Levemir? Maybe because I have been so overwhelmed of late but I just didn't feel well, very sleepy and weak. The worst was an utter inability to eat usually at dinner, my appetite was so…Continue
Hi everyone! I'm hoping to find an insulin dependent Type 2 buddy to chat with, if anyone is interested. I don't have any friends or family with diabetes and it can feel very isolated and alone sometimes.If anyone out there would like to be buddies,…Continue
I use an insulin pump to control my T2 and I very pleased with it. If you are considering a pump here is an article from an endocrinologist point of view.…Continue
I am very insulin resistant and currenly use about 145u Levemir/day and total of 70u humolog/day before mealsI am currently getting worked up for a pump and have been told that my insulin use will decrease once I get stable on the pump...Just…Continue
Hi everyone. I want to see if any of you might have some similar experiences as me, and if so, see if you have any recommendations.I've been diagnosed for over 11 years now, have used insulin for the past 4-5 years, and just went on the pump with…Continue
What would you like for someone just starting insulin to know, what is your best advice.My best advice....Take a deep breath, you will be OK. Don't beat yourself up you have not failed, insulin is a powerful tool that will help you to win.Continue